A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 48 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (30 miles). The temblor was reported at 22:05:22 / 10:05 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -117.7565° West, 38.1892° North, depth 5 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/05/20 / 2020-05-17 06:05:22 / May 17, 2020 @ 6:05 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00727023. Id of event: nn00727023. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-seven, in the past 30 days two hundred and five and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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